The Rev. Phillip A. Jackson

Priest-in-charge and Vicar

The Rev. Phillip A. JacksonThe Rev. Phillip A. Jackson was named Priest-in-charge of Trinity Church Wall Street in January 2020, in addition to his duties as Vicar. As Priest-in-charge, Rev. Jackson performs all duties of the Rector, including acting as the spiritual leader of the parish, managing operations, parish programs, the clergy, staff, and all resources and facilities of the church.

Rev. Jackson joined Trinity in 2015 as Vicar, leading ministry programs that touch upon every aspect of parish life, including liturgies, music, education programming, membership, and stewardship.

Before coming to Trinity, Rev. Jackson was the rector of Christ Church of the Ascension in Paradise Valley, AZ. Ordained in 1994, he also served parishes in Houston and Detroit, and was an attorney in Honolulu.

Rev. Jackson holds a bachelor’s degree in history from Amherst College, where he currently sits on the board of trustees. He also was awarded a Juris Doctorate from Yale Law School, and a Master of Divinity from The Church Divinity School of the Pacific. Rev. Jackson is married to Page Underwood, an attorney with the Mayo Clinic.